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Posted September 17, 2014 by

3 Factors to Consider Before Hiring an SEO Professional

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The Internet has opened huge doors for people from every race, color, religion and region of the world. With the Internet it is now easy for people to trade in virtually anything. Someone in New York can now for example effortlessly hire a coder in India or Africa from their bedrooms and have an app that will be the next WhatsApp. Well, that is how WhatsApp, the $6B app came to being. An idea, a freelance coder, a few years down the line and bam! We have giants like Facebook and Google elbowing each other to snap WhatsApp for astronomical figures!

This openness and ease of access has had its own fair share of challenges too. There are many people online calling themselves ‘gurus’ who don’t understand what they are talking about. Well, what with the fact that you can sit behind a computer and pretend to be whom you are not. (more…)

Posted May 12, 2014 by

Writing Resumes for Entry Level Jobs? Best and Worst Terms to Use

When writing resumes for entry level jobs, recruiters and employers will likely appreciate some keywords, while dismiss others.  In the following post, learn some of the best and worst terms to use on a resume.

In a recent CareerBuilder survey, over 2,200 recruiters and hiring managers were asked to rank the terms they like, and don’t like, to see in your resume. Check out this list, and then review your resume (at least) one more time…

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Posted March 20, 2014 by

Think You’re Overqualified for Some Entry Level Jobs? How to Still Compete for Employment

Just because you might believe you are overqualified to apply for some entry level jobs, that does not mean you can’t compete for them.  Learn more in the following post.

Overqualified: It’s a dreaded word no one wants stamped on their resume. But you can take several steps to help you land a job, even if your experience level rivals your potential boss’s. (Click here to tweet this thought.) Whether you’re looking for a job that’s a step down from a previous position

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